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Useful Idiots

Matt Wilson, Aaron Maté, Katie Halper, Emily Bivens

Useful Idiots is an informative and irreverent politics podcast.


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The writers behind this newsletter.

  • Matt Wilson

    Producer | Useful Idiots

  • Aaron Maté

    Journalist with The Grayzone, where I host "Pushback." Contributor to Real Clear Investigations. Temporary co-host of "Useful Idiots." In 2019, won the Izzy Award for outstanding achievement in independent media for Russiagate coverage in The Nation.

  • Katie Halper

    co-host of Useful Idiots podcast Host of the Katie Halper Show podcast & livestream.

  • Emily Bivens
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